Patrick Holden, founding director at the sustainable food trust, stated that we need an audit system on which to base farm payments. “First, there should be an audit for the baseline data so there is
It's no secret that the renewable energy industry has had a tough six months, where 13 negative announcements from the government have slashed subsidy support. But, according to industry experts speaking at the Energy Now Expo, the future is bright for a maturing sector, and 2016 is predicted to be a breakthrough year for energy storage technologies.
A new industry reporting scheme is set to allow tens of thousands of tonnes of previously unavailable biomass to be used in Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) accredited projects. Crops for Energy (C4E) and Farm Energy Centre (FEC) have joined forces to operate a new scheme called the Sustainable Fuel Register (SFR).